Centre distance 250mm and 40mm swing. Variable speed control covering 1,000 - 5,000rpm.

Micro Woodturning Lathe DB 250


Powerfull, high torque drive with variable speed 1,000 - 5,000rpm.
Stable lathe-bed made of thick aluminum profil material.
Ball bearing spindle is bored through at 13/32" (10mm). For series production of small parts.
Square carrier with back centre and 13/32" (10mm) shaft.
The stable tool rest is adjustable in all directions.
Tailstock with quill travel.
A face plate (for turning larger work pieces) is included.


Turning in miniature is a pleasing hobby. One can make glasses, cups, saucers, vases and columns for a doll house. In model trains, one can make lighting masts, windows, tanks. Limbs for marionettes and hundreds of classical miniature turning tasks may be carried out with ease.

Technical data:
Motor 110 - 120V AC, centre distance of 10" (250mm), 1 3/5" (40mm) swing. 1" (25mm) swing over support. 1/8 hp (100W), 60Hz. Variable speed control covering between 1,000 and 5,000rpm. Headstock spindle bore of 13/32" (10mm). Tailstock travel 1 3/16" (20mm). Includes 6 collets 5/16", 1/8", 5/32", 15/64", 5/16", 13/32" (2 - 3 - 4 - 6 - 8 - 10mm), drive center, live center and face plate.

NO 37 020


The electronic speed control assists in the lower range in a "semi-automated" painting process.


Alternatively clamping the work piece with collets. A set of six collets in sizes 2 - 3 - 4 - 6 - 8 and 10mm (5/64" - 1/8" - 5/32" - 15/64" - 5/16" - 13/32") is included.





Video DB 250

  1. Powerfull, high torque drive with variable speed 1,000 - 5,000rpm.
  2. Stable lathe-bed made of thick aluminum profil material.
  3. Ball bearing spindle is bored through at 13/32" (10mm). For series production of small parts.
  4. Square carrier with back centre and 13/32" (10mm) shaft.
  5. The stable tool rest is adjustable in all directions.
  6. Tailstock with quill travel.
  7. A face plate (for turning larger work pieces) is included.

Independent four jaw chuck for the DB 250
With individually adjustable jaws. Used to clamp asymmetrical pieces such as rectangles. The reversible jaws clamp from (1.5 - 35mm) (inside) and from 14 - 67mm (outside). The DB 250 headstock spindle of thread M16 x 1 screws directly into the chuck.

NO 27 024



Three jaw chuck for the lathe DB 250
Used for concentric clamping. Made from steel and offering 1/16" - 1 13/32" (1.5 to 32mm) and 1/2" - 2 14/32" (12 to 65mm) when reversing the jaws. The chuck has a M16 x 1 thread for fitting directly to the DB 250 headstock spindle.

NO 27 026

Five piece HSS chisel set
A high quality set with the most frequently used turning tools: gouge, skew, parting tool, beading tool and scraper. Neatly packed in a wooden box.

NO 27 023




Drill chuck with sliding sleeve for the tailstock of the DB 250
Clamps up to 13/64" (5.0mm). Is inserted on the spot of the rotating back centre. The feed movement results from sliding the complete tailstock.

NO 27 028